Terex Corp., Westport, Conn., has named Art Kaplan president of Terex Roadbuilding.
In this new position, Kaplan will be responsible for the worldwide operations of CMI Terex, including the manufacture and distribution of asphalt and concrete plants, concrete paving systems and pavement profiling, reclaiming and stabilizing equipment. In addition, Kaplan will be responsible for the worldwide sales and service of asphalt pavers, which are manufactured by Terex's Cedarapids facility, and the sales and service of Terex compaction equipment in North America, which is manufactured by Terex's Benford facility. The Cedarapids group, which produces crushing and screening equipment through its Cedarapids, Simplicity and Jacques businesses, will remain the responsibility of Bill McClane, president of Cedarapids.
Prior to accepting this position, Kaplan served as president of Dynapac, a division of Metso Minerals Industries Inc. since 1992. He was responsible for marketing and aftermarket support for all Dynapac compaction, paving and milling products in the U.S. and Mexico.